L2 NVQ Diploma in Plant Operations (Construction) – Cranes and Specialist Lifting Plant

Overview

For tower cranes, mobile cranes and crane crawlers.

The aim of this qualification is to recognise the knowledge, skills and competence demonstrated by an individual in the workplace. This Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plant Operations ‐ Cranes and Specialist Lifting Plant provides the opportunity for individuals who specialise in tower cranes, mobile cranes and crane crawlers to demonstrate their competence. There is also a Level 2 NVQ Certificate in this occupational area. The units in this qualification are derived from National Occupational Standards.

The Rule of Combination (RoC) below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification.

Mandatory Units
QCF641
Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace.

Comply with all workplace health, safety and welfare legislation requirements., Recognise hazards associated with the workplace that have not been previously controlled and report them in accordance with organisational procedures., Comply with organisational policies and procedures to contribute to health, safety and welfare., Work responsibly to contribute to workplace health, safety and welfare whilst carrying out work in the relevant occupational area., Comply with and support all organisational security arrangements and approved procedures.

QCF642
Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace

Communicate with others to establish productive work practices., Follow organisational procedures to plan the sequence of work., Maintain relevant records in accordance with the organisational procedures., Maintain good working relationships when conforming to productive working practices.

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Optional Units
QCF387B
Preparing and Operating Crawler Cranes above 10 tonnes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace

Interpret the given information relating to the use of crawler cranes to lift, transfer and place loads., Organise with others the sequence and operation in which lifting operations using crawler cranes are to be carried out., Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when carrying out lifting operations., Maintain safe working practices when preparing for and carrying out lifting operations using crawler cranes., Request and select the required quantity and quality of resources to prepare for and carry out lifting operations using crawler cranes., Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when lifting and transferring loads., Complete the work within the allocated time when preparing to and lifting and transferring loads., Comply with the given contract information to lift, transfer and place loads using crawler cranes to the required specification.

QCF387C
Preparing and Operating Tower Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace

Interpret the given information relating to the use of tower cranes to lift, transfer and place loads., Organise with others the sequence and operation in which lifting operations using tower cranes are to be carried out., Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when carrying out lifting operations., Maintain safe working practices when preparing for and carrying out lifting operations using tower cranes., Request and select the required quantity and quality of resources to prepare for and carry out lifting operations using tower cranes., Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when lifting and transferring loads., Complete the work within the allocated time when preparing to and lifting and transferring loads., Comply with the given contract information to lift, transfer and place loads using tower cranes to the required specification.

QCF387D
Preparing and Operating Mobile Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace

Interpret the given information relating to the use of mobile cranes to lift, transfer and place loads., Organise with others the sequence and operation in which lifting operations using mobile cranes are to be carried out., Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when carrying out lifting operations., Maintain safe working practices when preparing for and carrying out lifting operations using mobile cranes., Request and select the required quantity and quality of resources to prepare for and carry out lifting operations using mobile cranes., Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when lifting and transferring loads., Complete the work within the allocated time when preparing to and lifting and transferring loads., Comply with the given contract information to lift, transfer and place loads using mobile cranes to the required specification.

QCF387P
Preparing and Operating Crawler-tractor Side Booms to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace

Interpret the given information relating to the use of side booms to lift, transfer and place loads., Organise with others the sequence and operation in which lifting operations using side booms are to be carried out., Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when carrying out lifting operations., Maintain safe working practices when preparing for and carrying out lifting operations using side booms., Request and select the required quantity and quality of resources to prepare for and carry out lifting operations using side booms., Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when lifting and transferring loads., Complete the work within the allocated time when preparing to and lifting and transferring loads., Comply with the given contract information to lift, transfer and place loads using side booms to the required specification.

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